READesign High River – March 2018 – Session 4


Our fourth and final session for Project READesign High River was held on March 24 at the High River Library in the W.O. Mitchell room. Participants designed devices to rescue Jack and Annie, characters from “Vacation Under the Volcano” by Mary Pope Osbourne, from a ‘creek bed full of volcanic ash and pumice sand’ without … Continue reading READesign High River – March 2018 – Session 4

Project READesign High River – March 2018 – Day 1


  Saturday, March 3 was Day 1 for the 5th session of Project READesign at the High River Library! Students learned about Engineering and the Engineering Design Process (Ask, Imagine, Plan, Build, Improve); they then put their new Engineering skills to work to design, build, and test marshmallow and toothpick ‘earthquake proof’ structures on a … Continue reading Project READesign High River – March 2018 – Day 1